Job Title
SAP FICO Busiess Analyst
Date Posted
8/11/2022
Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Job Description
SAP FICO Business Analyst – Memphis, TN – Remote - Perm Position

Our client is seeking a Sr. SAP Business Analyst to join their dynamic team. This is a perm position and can be remote.

This Senior Business Analyst are the IT representatives to the Business departments from IT fostering a collaborative environment where the real business needs of the customer are understood and solutions are developed. Working with various departments and systems to assure development of cost-effective business solutions. Assist with development/maintenance of documentation, training, and testing materials for business solutions used in educating the user community and providing technical support.

Functions:

  • Work with project stakeholders to elicit business requirements and ensure the results of the development complies with user and business specifications
  • Work from a vision instead of being solely task oriented
  • Drive innovation via process improvements and system enhancements that result in increased productivity and customer satisfaction
  • Build strong business relationships across all functional teams involved in releasing or supporting the solution; work with other Business Analysts to understand interdependencies across projects
  • Leverage technical experience to communicate technical constraints and approaches; able to question/challenge development and QA resources to facilitate constructive brainstorming and solution design.
  • Supports assigned Business with all IT system needs.
  • Assists in documenting business and workflow diagrams when applicable; work with others in the development staff to ensure produces are delivered that meet usability standards.
  • Work with distributed teams during development & QA to provide guidance and ensure business requirements and functional specifications are met.
  • Maintain proficiency in the project’s applications and features and lead demonstrations during development and prior to release
  • Willingness to engage users in their day to day activity, help them to be more effective, solicit feedback and drive overall efficiency
  • Maintains appropriate communications within area of responsibility. Continually looking at all processes for opportunities to enhance existing Information Systems.
  • Provide training opportunitis to ensure department personnel can obtain skills and knowledge necessary to successfully perform duties and responsibilities of job.
  • Coordinates Information System activities between the various business segments. Seeks mutual agreement on problems involving those systems.
  • Exceptionally proficient in identifying and solving problems while thinking outside the box; hands-on but capable of interacting with all levels of management and employees.
  • Experience in working with developers and business partners in designing, developing, testing, conversion, and implementation of new functionality or problem resolution.
  • Effectively participates in cross-functional teams
  • Assists in maintaining system integrity through application of system upgrades, changes and user updates.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Demonstrated configuration and reporting experience SAP FICO
    • General Ledger (GL) Accounting including Accounts Payable (AP), Accounts Receivable (AR), Bank Accounting and Asset Management
    • Credit management experience
    • SAP tax configuration
    • Cost center controlling
    • Profit centers / Profitability analysis
  • Understanding of integration points with FICO in the Order to Cash, Procure to Pay processes including customer consignment and vendor consignment
  • Master data and configuration related to product costing in make-to-order and make-to-stock manufacturing as well as external subcontracting including addition of surcharges and overheads
  • Experience with EDI as it relates to FICO processes
  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • S4 HANA experience including Material Ledger
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Information Systems or related field preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5+ years of Business Analyst experience with multiple departments
  • 5+ years of SAP and the use of IMG for configuration
  • Effective in completion of multi-faceted projects in conjunction with daily activities
  • Ability to effectively interact with diverse personalities; tactful, mature, flexible
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills

Please send your resume to Lisa Barton, lbarton@summerfield.net